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Impulse Event: Tunisia

Tunisian-Swiss Business Forum - Opportunities for the private sector - fully booked no registration possible

Tunisia is undertaking fundamental structural reforms in order to build an economy with a higher technological added value, establish an inclusive and sustainable development model. Further aims are diversifying its external trade, boosting its assets and comparative advantages as a place of choice for investment and business. Becoming a "Gateway to Africa" is a strategic goal of Tunisia's external economic policy.

Port La Goulette Tunis
Port La Goulette Tunis

The Tunisian economy remains open to the world. Tunisia's commercial exchanges and partners are rich and diversified and open new business potentials for Swiss SME's. The Tunisian-Swiss Business Forum is an ideal occasion to build and strengthen business partenerships between private sector operators in Switzerland and Tunisia.

The Forum will take place on 15th November 2017 in the headquarters of Switzerland Global Enterprise with the participation of the Tunisian Embassy and a Tunisian business delegation.

This event is fully booked.  



Target audience Represented sectors are agrofood, mechanic and electric industries as well as ICTs
Organizer Switzerland Global Enterprise, CEPEX and Embassy of Tunisia
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Cost of participating Free of charge
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Suhail el Obeid, Switzerland Global Enterprise, Senior Consultant Africa, Middle East, Iran & Turkey


ǀ Welcome

Check-in and welcome coffee

ǀ Introduction
  • Mr. Suhail el Obeid, Senior Consultant Africa, Middle East, Iran & Turkey, Switzerland Gobal Enterprise (Host)
  • H.E. Mr. Mourad Bourehla, Ambassador of Tunisia in Switzerland (Host)
  • Mr. Erwin Bollinger, Deputy Head Bilateral Economic Relations, SECO
  • Ms. Martina Gmür, Head of Export Promotion, Member of the Executive Committee, Switzerland Gobal Enterprise
ǀ Doing Business in Tunisia
  • Opportunities in commercial exchange, Mrs. Kaouthar Ghanouchi Ep Trabelsi, Central Director CEPEX
  • Tunisia as investment destination, Mrs. Thouraya Khayati, Head of FIPA representation
  • Opportunities and challenges in doing business in Tunisia: Mrs. Emna Allani, President Tunisian-Swiss Chamber of commerce and industry
  • Tunisia Export Destination and Gateway to Africa, Mr. Khaldoun Dia-Eddine, ZHAW
ǀ Coffee break ǀ Success stories: Testimonial Swiss Companies in Tunisia
  • Bobst SA, Mr. Samir Khoudja
  • SOS Surveillance, Mr. Moncef Chaouch

ǀ Signature of Cooperation Agreement CEPEX/ Switzerland Global Enterprise ǀ Networking Business Lunch powered by the Embassy of Tunisia in Switzerland
  • Networking Buffet, Tasting of Tunisian Products, B2B Meeting
ǀ End of event
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